Hunting Horn

Hunting Horn

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Description (Brief)

This horn was made by Francois Perinet in Paris, France, about 1956-1957. It is a hunting horn, made of brass and nickel silver. This horn is inscribed:

FRANCOIS PERINET RUE FABERT 40TER PARIS

(and on mouthpiece):

F. PERINET
PARIS

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
horn
date made
1956-1957
maker
Perinet, Francois
place made
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
nickel silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 20 in x 23 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in; 50.8 cm x 59.69 cm x 26.67 cm
ID Number
MI.77.05
accession number
1977.0604
catalog number
77.05
Credit Line
Gift of John J. Wagram
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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